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Title: Augustus Ward Loomis papers,
Creator: Augustus Ward. Loomis
Inclusive dates: 1803-1897.
.4 cubic ft.
Correspondence, deeds, bonds, lists, sketches, photographs, bound volumes.
Collection includes letters to relatives in Cazenovia, New York, from Augustus Ward Loomis and his wife, Mary Ann, Presbyterian missionaries to Chekiang Province, China (1845-1849), Indian Territory (1852), and to the Chinese in San Francisco (1865-1867). Also included are papers (1803-1849) of Ward's father, Seba Loomis, among them deeds for lands in Coventry, Connecticut, and Cazenovia, New York; a survey of his farm in Road Township, Madison County, New York; debtors' writs from Tolland County, Connecticut; a blacksmith's apprenticeship indenture from Windham County, Connecticut; and his will.

Call number: 2474
Language: Collection material in English
Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library